The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 40 40 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing VMware 34 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.82% 3.91% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 9.57% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 13
Average daily rate
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£355 £298 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.32% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £128 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £24.75 £19.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.26% +40.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
374 303 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.98% 40.84% 49.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 182 155
Average daily rate £350 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 17
Average hourly rate £13.70 £15.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.89 £12.35 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £22.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

VMware Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -2 21 £360 +31.50% 11
West Wales +5 8 £380 -10.58%
Mid Wales - 3 £275 -
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VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Linux
3 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
5 21 (31.34%) Active Directory
5 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (25.37%) Citrix
7 14 (20.90%) Apache
7 14 (20.90%) Puppet
8 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (19.40%) nginx
8 13 (19.40%) Red Hat
9 12 (17.91%) Java
9 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (16.42%) DevOps
10 11 (16.42%) ITIL
10 11 (16.42%) Cisco
10 11 (16.42%) DNS
11 10 (14.93%) J2EE
11 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
11 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
11 10 (14.93%) Migration
12 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
12 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (13.43%) Ansible
13 8 (11.94%) Vagrant
13 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
13 8 (11.94%) Clustering
14 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (10.45%) SAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.90%) Apache
2 13 (19.40%) nginx
3 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.46%) IIS
4 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.97%) Jetty
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.97%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.97%) JBoss
6 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.99%) Lync
8 1 (1.49%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.49%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.49%) ArcSDE
8 1 (1.49%) Liferay
8 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.97%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.48%) Google App Engine
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.99%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) DNS
2 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.45%) DHCP
2 7 (10.45%) SAN
3 6 (8.96%) Firewall
4 4 (5.97%) HTTP
4 4 (5.97%) SSL
5 3 (4.48%) FTP
5 3 (4.48%) Wireless
5 3 (4.48%) IPsec
5 3 (4.48%) NAS
5 3 (4.48%) Internet
6 2 (2.99%) LAN
6 2 (2.99%) IPv4
7 1 (1.49%) VoIP
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.97%) MSBuild
2 4 (5.97%) Artifactory
2 4 (5.97%) Hudson
3 3 (4.48%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (4.48%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (13.43%) Architect
2 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (5.97%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (5.97%) Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.48%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Administrator
7 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (2.99%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) J2EE
2 5 (7.46%) .NET
3 3 (4.48%) Servlets
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) LAMP
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Clustering
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) DTV
4 1 (1.49%) GIS
4 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Linux
3 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (10.45%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.48%) AIX
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) ITIL
1 11 (16.42%) DevOps
2 10 (14.93%) Migration
3 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
3 6 (8.96%) Performance Testing
4 5 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (7.46%) Scrum
5 4 (5.97%) Open Source
5 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.48%) Requirements Management
6 3 (4.48%) Use Case
6 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.48%) Software Delivery
6 3 (4.48%) Service Management
6 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.48%) SysML
6 3 (4.48%) UML
7 2 (2.99%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) Java
2 6 (8.96%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) Python
2 6 (8.96%) Ruby
2 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.99%) Jython
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) CCNA
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) OCP
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.99%) MCITP
5 2 (2.99%) Degree
6 1 (1.49%) CCENT
6 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (31.34%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.45%) vSphere
3 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.97%) Xen
5 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.99%) Firmware
6 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.99%) vCloud
7 1 (1.49%) Docker
7 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) Puppet
2 9 (13.43%) Ansible
3 8 (11.94%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.48%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.48%) SCCM
4 3 (4.48%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.49%) Salt
6 1 (1.49%) Legato
6 1 (1.49%) SCOM
6 1 (1.49%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.49%) ZENworks
6 1 (1.49%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) Citrix
3 13 (19.40%) Red Hat
4 11 (16.42%) Cisco
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle
6 4 (5.97%) HP
6 4 (5.97%) Google
7 3 (4.48%) EMC
7 3 (4.48%) AppSense
8 2 (2.99%) IBM
8 2 (2.99%) Symantec
8 2 (2.99%) NetApp
8 2 (2.99%) Veritas
9 1 (1.49%) Lotus
9 1 (1.49%) Novell
9 1 (1.49%) ESRI
9 1 (1.49%) Veeam
9 1 (1.49%) SAP
9 1 (1.49%) BMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: 25 days ago